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Best things to do in Jackson

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

BBQ Joint
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“Great place to take the family out to eat. It has a little movie area and playroom for the kids to play while they wait for their food.”
24 locals recommend
Irish Pub
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“Traditional Irish Bar, best value in the valley, good pizza, live music, great for families”
28 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“A classic Country Inn with its own tavern has never been more fun. Dining and dancing are yours at the rollicking and romantic Wildcat Inn & Tavern in the heart of the White Mountains. ”
19 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you looking for a nicer meal & farmhouse dinning experience, with fresh vegetables from their own garden & locally sourced food, the farm to table experience. Well known chef from Boston, highly recommend! One of the nicest spots in Jackson for a good meal. Live music on Wed”
12 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Serene, 64-foot high waterfall on the Ellis River in White Mountain National Forest”
11 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“This is a great little place off the beaten path. Entertainment on the weekend and delicious food!”
17 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“Another great place to enjoy waterfalls. Park along the road and the falls are right there. Bring towels and plan to wade in the water. No entrance fee, but parking along the road is limited. ”
11 locals recommend
Ski Area
“I love this little mountain! It is southern facing so it's a little warmer than some others. I worked here teaching ski school and snowboarding for years! Great trails!!”
8 locals recommend
Cafe
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“We invite you to step into our warm and enticing country store; a great place to eat and meet. Full of baked breads, sweets & treats, salads, hearty sandwiches, wraps and specialty foods. Stay and enjoy our full breakfast menu and/or lunch offerings. In addtion, we have an extensive wine and beer selection, including organic wines! ”
6 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“18-hole course is the focus of Jackson Village and provides outstanding views of the majestic Presidential Range. Book your tee times online.”
5 locals recommend
Hotel
“For an authentic New Hampshire dining experience, look no further than The Wentworth Inn. Perfect for a romantic dinner a deux or a hearty post slopes meal, there’s something for everyone at our farm-to-table restaurant specializing in locally sourced fare.”
4 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Wonderful breakfast choice! Good atmosphere with great food! Will make Gluten Free items as well!”
7 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Town is for small shops and restaurants. Cross country skiing available in town, over a 100+ miles of trails.”
5 locals recommend
Ski Area
“World-class cross country skiing in Jackson, with amazing scenery and strong programming for beginners.”
4 locals recommend
Spa
“Our restaurant specializes in seasonal cuisine that reflects the best of New England, with a menu that is eclectic yet approachable, created from fresh, local ingredients as often as possible. See our daily specials and enjoy the taste of real food made from scratch and cooked fresh ”
6 locals recommend
Bar
“Highfields ... a relaxed casual dining experience celebrating the fresh ingredients of New England....The dining room is beautifully appointed with casual furnishings, handsome woodwork, period chandeliers and stately picture windows that overlook rolling fields, our golf course, surrounding mountains and the soothing waters of the Wildcat River. Eagle Landing Tavern � for libations and lighter fare �The Tavern is a great place to meet with friends before and after dinner, or for a lighter meal. ”
6 locals recommend